Cottage | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
Kings Orchard offers two stunning and unique special places to stay, The Loft and The Stables are both contemporary in design but cosy and beautifully decorated in earthy muted tones.
King's Orchard is perfectly located in the heart of the Purbeck. It is a secluded countryside spot not too far from the pretty town Wareham. From the door you can join the Purbeck Way where the wild sika deer roam. Corfe Castle, Studland, Durdle Door, Lulworth Cove, Poole Harbour and the famous Jurassic coast are in easy reach.
This four star gold accommodation offers Wi-Fi connectivity and state of the art modern conveniences. It is a perfect spot to relax and unwind and enjoy a peaceful break in the heart of the Dorset countryside.
The Stables - newly renovated for Spring 2013, stands alone in the grounds of King's Orchard. The open plan living and kitchen area have a beautiful vaulted ceiling. There is a separate bedroom with adjoined bathroom and an outside area with table and chairs and BBQ. Fresh eggs from the King's orchard hens, milk, tea, coffee are all provided for your arrival
We also have a second property called The Loft - this is located on the east wing of the owners property but with complete privacy via a private wooden staircase. Open plan living and kitchen area lead to a separate bedroom with adjoined bathroom. There is a private courtyard with table and chairs and BBQ. For availability and pricing of this until please call.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Kimmeridge 4 km|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bournemouth 32 km, Nearest railway: Wareham 4.8 km|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Dining seats for 1, Lounge seats for 2|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
The West Country region
Kings Orchard is near the tiny hamlet of Creech, a few miles drive south from Wareham. It is set in beautiful countryside location down a private track away from the traffic and noise.
The nearest coast/beach is Kimmeridge 2.5 miles but the Isle of Purbeck is surrounded by the breath taking Jurassic Coast, England's first World Heritage site, some of the most beautiful coastline in the country. From the sandy beaches at Studland, fossil hunting/underwater nature trail at Kimmeridge and the rock formations at Durdle Doo and /Lulworth Cove there is something for everyone. Nearby Poole Harbour has Brownsea Island are also worth a visit
Use of car/car hire essential. Bournemouth international airport, approx 25 miles away. Poole channel port approx 16 miles away. Nearby are Corfe Castle, Kimmeridge, East and West Lulworth, Durdle Door, Corfe Castle, Studland, Swanage, Poole, Sandbanks, Bournemouth, Weymouth and Dorchester. They are easily accessible by car. There is a mainline railway station at Wareham and the Sandbanks chain link ferry at Studland. There is also a steam train that runs between Corfe Castle and Swanage.
Wareham 2 miles, Swanage 7 miles, Corfe Castle 4 miles, Kimmeridge, 2.5 miles, Studland 8 miles, Poole 12 miles, Bournemouth 16 miles, Dorchester 16 miles and Weymouth 18 miles.
Perfectly located to explore the Isle of Purbeck, there is so much to see - the old stone village of Corfe, dominated by the specular ruin of Corfe Castle, Arne RSPB reserve, Swanage Steam Railway (from Norden to Swanage), The Blue Pools and deserted Tyneham village.
Within easy reach are cycle trails through Wareham Forest, Bovington Tank Museum, Dorchester and Abbotsbury Swan Sanctuary.
Water sport activities are available at Lulworth Cove include - Kayaking, Coasteering, Paddle boarding, Windsurfing and Kite surfing.